Random Thought and Notes iv
There’s some really gross stuff in the Bible.
“ The Gileadites captured the fords of the Jordan leading to Ephraim, and whenever a survivor of Ephraim said, “Let me cross over,” the men of Gilead asked him, “Are you an Ephraimite?” If he replied, “No,” they said, “All right, say ‘Shibboleth.” If he said, “Sibboleth,” because he could not pronounce the word correctly, they seized him and killed him at the fords of the Jordan. Forty-two thousand Ephraimites were killed at that time.”
Judges 12: 5-6
So they killed people off according to their accent.
Wherever I go, I am not “from there” because I have lived in several different places and have two languages. I always have “an accent”.
People are waiting to be herded together and told what to do.
I said that in a dream last night.
When will we wake up, take responsibility, and act to realize (make a reality) our divine nature? We should not need laws, rules or regulations. We are capable of doing good, of finding just solutions.
Did you see the sinkhole that opened up in a German town over night? A car was swallowed up. Can you imagine telephoning your insurer—guess what happened to my car? What if there were some objects in the car you need? No way could you go down in that hole and get them out of the car.